• » QQI (FETAC) Level 5 Major Award - Hospitality Operations

    Programme Title  Hospitality Operations
    CAO Code  
    LYIT internal code  
    Duration  1 year 
    Standard Code Places:  18
    National Framework Level  5
    Award Type  Major
    Awarding Body  LYIT, under Delegated Authority from QQI
    Killybegs Employment Project Ltd, in partnership with LYIT School of Tourism is offering a Level 5 Major Award in Hospitality Operations at the Killybegs Campus of LYIT.
    Is this Programme for Me?
    The programme is designed to give participants an overview of the hospitality and tourism industry through a variety of practical training, integrated education and field visits to prospective employers.
    Minimum Academic Entry Requirements
    This programme is ideally suited to individuals who are preferably under 35 years of age with a Level 4 Qualification or an Applied Leaving Certificate, and who are currently unemployed.
    What will I have to study?
    YearModulesFETAC Component CodeNo of creditsClass hours per week
     1/1  Food Preparation 5N1909  15  
     Accommodation Techniques 5N1851  30  
     Personal Effectiveness 5N1390  15  
     Work Experience 5N1356  15  
     Restaurant Skills 5N2080  30  
     Nutrition 5N2006  15  
      Total  120  
    On successful completion of the programme, participants will be placed in a broad range of hospitality, tourism and catering establishments.  With the development of the Wild Atlantic Way and the expected increase in visitor numbers to Donegal it is anticipated that an increase in employment opportunities will exist in the coming years.  For those individuals wishing to continue their education and training, successful completion of this programme will allow participants to apply, through the CAO, for a range of professional programmes at the School of Tourism, including:-
    • Higher Certificate in Arts in Bar and Restaurant Supervision
    • Higher Certificate in Arts in Culinary Arts and
    • BA in Hospitality and Tourism
    Or access to any programme where a full FETAC Level 5 is acceptable (with restrictions)
    Information may be subject to change by agencies other than LYIT.
    LYIT reserves the right to change information provided at any time